Camp Red Feather

Ages: For children turning four years old before June 18, 2018 and for five year olds that have not yet attended Kindergarten.
Hours: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (M-F)
Dates: Session 1: June 18 to July 6
Dates: Session 2: July 9 to July 27
Tuition: $1,290 per session
Tuition: $2,380 for both sessions

Camp Red Feather is an exciting summer experience for our youngest children. Based in the Prekindergarten, Kindergarten, and Lower School buildings, this program promises to give the camper a full day of fun and new camping experiences.

This program is designed with developmentally appropriate activities and classes for your camper. Arts and crafts, nature and science, horsemanship,story time, computers, instructional swim, world languages, cooking, sports,games, and much more will round out a truly wonderful summer experience in the sun.

Staffed by certified teachers and mature, caring young adults, Camp RedFeather has a camper-counselor ratio of 5 to 1 to assure each camper individual attention.


Camp Red Eagle

Ages: Boys and Girls 5 to 8
Hours: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (M-F)
Dates: Session 1: June 18 to July 6
Dates: Session 2: July 9 to July 27
Tuition: $1,290 per session
Tuition: $2,380 for both sessions

Summer days come alive with good friends in a variety of games, sports, and other fun-filled activities in our traditional day camp program. Camp Red Eagle has been in operation for over 80 years and is one of the most respected day camps in the area. This structured program is specifically designed to develop individual skills and increase general knowledge.

The campers will experience a wide variety of organized activities and classes including instructional swim, arts and crafts, music, horsemanship, computers, world languages, cooking, nature and science, sports, games, and much more. Campers are grouped according to age and every effort is made to closely monitor each camper’s activities and growth.


Senior Camp

Ages: Boys and Girls 9 to 12
Hours: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (M-F)
Dates: Session 1: June 18 to July 6
Dates: Session 2: July 9 to July 27
Tuition: $1,290 per session
Tuition: $2,380 for both sessions

Senior Camp is designed for the experienced camper who wants to continue to enjoy all the fun of a traditional day camp with the added excitement of new, age appropriate activities. Daily activities will include instructional swimming, horsemanship (optional), sports and indoor/outdoor games, virtual fitness workouts, talent shows, Ropes and Rockwall, and computers to name a few.

The experienced staff encourages campers to approach each activity with equal enthusiasm and interest, even if that activity is somewhat unfamiliar. Campers will enjoy field trips each session where they might participate in activities such as bowling, skating, or laser tag for example.


Outdoor Adventure Camp

Ages: Boys and Girls 10 to 15
Hours: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (M-F)
Dates: Session 1: June 18 to July 6
Dates: Session 2: July 9 to July 27
Tuition: $1,290 per session
Tuition: $2,380 for both sessions

The Outdoor Adventure Camp is an exciting and unique program where campers experience a variety of outdoor activities that include rock climbing, rappelling, outdoor survival skills training, fishing, horseback riding, map and compass orienteering, swimming, mountain-bike riding on campus trails, campsite cooking, outdoor laser tag arena, field games, and a field trip to a local park for kayaking, canoeing and lake activities. Campers learn valuable survival skills such as shelter building, fire starting and safety, as well as team building skills that teach leadership, planning, and communication.

All of these adventurous activities take place on the beautiful 800 acre McDonogh campus which includes multiple streams, four ponds, fascinating wildlife and gorgeous forest and field areas. This camp also has daily use of the Outdoor Adventure Complex which consists of a state-of-the art rock climbing tower, a team building development course, a high and low ropes course, a super swing and a 300-foot zip line!



The All Sports Camp

Ages: Boys and Girls 8 to 14
Hours: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (M-F)
Dates: Session 1: June 18 to July 6
Dates: Session 2: July 9 to July 27
Tuition: $1,290 per session
Tuition: $2,380 for both sessions

The All Sports Camp is an eclectic camp that offers physically active boys and girls an opportunity to participate in a wide variety of sports and activities including basketball, soccer, baseball or softball, floor hockey, volleyball or NUKEM, flag football, kickball, swimming, handball, frisbee golf, and track and field.

The experienced staff encourages campers to approach each sport with equal enthusiasm and interest, even if that activity is somewhat unfamiliar. The campers are grouped according to age and ability, with friendly competition between groups.


Teen Camp

Ages: Boys and Girls 13 to 15
Hours: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (M-F)
Dates: Session 1: June 18 to July 6
Dates: Session 2: July 9 to July 27
Tuition: $1,350 per session
Tuition: $2,500 for both sessions

McDonogh’s Teen Camp is designed by teens just for teens. Our oldest campers crave variety, flexibility, field trips, and lots of time to be social. We have combined the best activities from our Day Camps to create this capstone summer program. Our experienced staff will lead these teens as they explore areas of classic camp fun, 21st century technology, make and take culminating projects, and exciting adventures.

A variety of activities are planned that include but are not limited to high and low ropes skills, rock climbing, swimming, competitive games, computers, and scavenger hunts. Campers will venture off campus on field trips that include skating, playing miniature golf, bowling, and other local activities.


Counselor-In-Training

Ages: Boys and Girls 14 to 16
Hours: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (M-F)
Dates: SOLD OUT: June 18 to July 6
Dates: Session 2: July 9 to July 27
Tuition: $1,045 per session

An introduction to the demands and responsibility of a counselor’s job, the CIT program offers hands-on experience in a supervised setting. Participants will learn activity planning, first-aid, CPR, group management and leadership skills, as well as leadership and group cooperation techniques.

CITs will have the opportunity to use their newly-learned skills as they assist in the day-to-day operations of Camp Red Eagle and Camp Red Feather. CITs who successfully complete the program will be given preferential consideration for future employment with McDonogh Summer Programs when they reach the age of 16. A certificate of completion will be awarded to all successful participants.


Young Innovators

Ages: Boys and Girls 10 to 14
Hours: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (M-F)
Dates: June 18 to June 29 (two week camp)
Tuition: $700

Innovation is the key to our future. Children should not have to wait until adulthood to bring their brilliant ideas to life. A half-day, hybrid summer camp of self discovery, designed to push children to explore their entrepreneurial spirit. In Young Innovators, we will provide the guidance that helps children direct their attention and energy into that which motivates them.

The Young Innovators will research and further discover more about their passions to create something that will impact the world. Students will pitch their ideas, similar to the popular television show Shark Tank.During the afternoon portion of the day, campers may choose other camps such as Senior Camp, Outdoor Adventure, The All Sports Camp, and any other age appropriate camp. Students may select a new camp activity for each afternoon portion of the day, or may attend the same half-day afternoon camp for the duration of the two weeks.


Fun On The Run

Ages: Boys and Girls 11 to 14
Hours: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (M-F)
Dates: SOLD OUT: June 25 to June 30
Dates: SOLD OUT: July 9 to July 13
Tuition: $460 per session

Fun on the Run Camp is a week of exciting activities ranging from a day at Hershey Park, a day of water activities, bowling, the movie theater, and much more. All activities will be held off campus and will give middle schoolers an opportunity to come along for the ride, chill with friends, and have a great time.

The camp will be run by Joe Bosley III, Beth Tfiloh High School teacher and coach, Cathy Bosley, former pre-school teacher, and Chet Janiga, McDonogh School teacher and coach.



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